St. Maarten Cable TV Announces Caribbean Cable & Telecommunications Association’s Grant Of $1,250 To Be The Change Foundation

Philipsburg, St. Maarten – Through the generosity of the Caribbean Cable and Telecommunications

Association (CCTA), Be The Change Foundation is the recipient of a $1,250 grant from the association’s

2015 Community Charities Program. Be The Change Foundation was nominated for the grant by St.

Maarten Cable TV, a member of the CCTA and the cable and telecommunications provider for the island

of St. Maarten.

Be The Change Foundation was chosen as a grant recipient because of the outstanding service and

assistance it provides to the community. The check for $1,250 was presented by Managing Director,

Beulah Jonis of St. Maarten Cable TV on May 25, 2015.

“We always look forward to nominating a local non-profit foundation for this initiative that the CCTA has

been engaged in for over two decades”, stated Managing Director of St. Maarten Cable TV, Ms. Beulah


The CCTA’s Community Charities Program, established in 1993, has awarded more than $290,000 to

Caribbean charities during its existence. The establishment of the program was based on awarding at

least $10, 000 per year to deserving non-profit organizations in the region. Eight charities were selected

for the 2015 grants.


The worthy recipients were nominated by the following cable and telecommunications operators: St.

Maarten Cable TV; Bermuda CableVision; BVI Cable TV; Choice Cable TV of Puerto Rico; General Satellite

Network Company of Jamaica; Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation of Barbados; Liberty Cablevision of


Formed in 1983, the Caribbean Cable and Telecommunications Association represents cable and

telecommunications providers throughout the Caribbean, and the programmers, software and hardware

suppliers that support their operations.

Customers are encouraged to visit St. Maarten Cable TV’s Facebook page and the website for

additional information and other pertinent facts. The website address is Customers may also call our Customer Service department at